UAAP VOLLEYBALL: NU out to solve losing woes, UST fights for survival

Mark Escarlote on Mar 25, 2018 12:01 AM
NU out to solve losing woes, UST fights for survival
National University tries to end a disturbing losing skid against a University of Sto. Tomas side fighting for survival.

National University wants to arrest a three-game slide while University of Sto. Tomas fights to stay alive in the Final Four race in their Sunday showdown in the 80th UAAP women’s volleyball tournament at the Big Dome.

After topping the first round, the Lady Bulldogs dropped to 6-4 win-loss slate at fourth spot after a series of losing woes.

Graduating 6-foot-5 hitter Jaja Santiago will spearhead NU as the Lady Bulldogs try to stop their bleeding at the scheduled 2:00 p.m. battle that will air live on ABS-CBN S+A Channel 23, ABS-CBN S+A HD Channel 166, LIGA on SkyCable Channel 86, LIGA HD on SkyCable Channel 183 and via livestream.

The Tigresses, on the other hand, are fresh from snapping a five-game slump after defeating University of the Philippines in four sets.

UST holds a 3-7 slate and another loss will boot the Espana-based squad out of semis contention.



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